Sierra College Department of Biological Sciences

Sierra College Biological Sciences'
Microscopic Slide Collection and Associated Images


Giardia lamblia (w.m.)


Photomicrograph of Giardia in the cyst or dormant stage. Note the smooth oval shape. Magnification: 1000x.

A photomicrograph of a prepared slide showing Giardia lamblia in the cyst (inactive or dormant) stage, magnified 1000x. Each cyst is oval in shape and contains two trophozoites. There are four nuclei present, but these are difficult to see.


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